Created in 1991, Vocational School of Felgueiras is located in Felgueiras, north of Portugal. The mission is to contribute to the integral training of young people by offering an adequate preparation for a qualified professional practice. It develops mechanisms of connection between the school and the institutions of the region in order to give to the students’ direct contact with the labour market and professional experience.
The goal is to provide educational services to the community based on the mutual exchange of knowledge in order to contribute to the social, economic and cultural development of the community.
The Vocational School of Felgueiras analyses the local and regional training needs in order to provide the appropriate responses. It is very important to promote, together with other agents and local institutions, the implementation of projects to train qualified human resources that responds to the needs of the regional market.